Fitzgerald Follies

FITZGERALD FOLLIES….Ex-senator Peter Fitzgerald says Karl Rove warned him not to recommend a U.S. Attorney who would be too tough on Republican corruption in the state of Illinois. Steve Benen provides the details and the twist.

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